Reaction

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Reaction

A decline in prices following an advance. Opposite of rally.

Reaction

A decrease in price following an increase in price. A reaction connotes a slow decline; it is the opposite of a recovery.

reaction

A decline in security prices following a period of rising security prices.
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Some psychologists who argue that prior appraisal is not required to experience emotion also contend that data on the startle reaction would resemble findings for other emotions if stimuli as strong as the blank pistol shot were used.
The researchers examined the startle reactions of 17 healthy individuals who, on different occasions, did or did not know when a blank pistol would be fired.